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The takeover of UK-based marketing agency Aegis by Japan's advertising giant Dentsu for $5 billion is creating Asia's largest advertising conglomerate. The deal will...

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Which of the ten countries in ASEAN are presently providing the most promising environment for investors? Is it newly opened Myanmar, dynamic Vietnam or the more conservative and low-risk destination Singapore? Cast your vote.

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Taking a look at the recent Asia Pacific GDP growth statistics you could be forgiven for thinking that there are storm clouds on the horizon. All the major countries in the region have had their GDP forecasts revised downwards.

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Saudi Arabia's Al Rajhi Bank is the largest Islamic bank in the world. The group ventured into the international market by setting up its first overseas branches in Malaysia, where it today operates 23 branches.

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Singapore's economic growth in the second quarter 2012 has likely slowed down to only 0.3 per cent quarter-to-quarter, according to a poll of 11...

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Declining asset prices of European firms in the wake of the EU debt crisis are prompting major Asian companies to look at possible acquisition...

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Indonesia will host the largest ever business forum between ASEAN and Latin American countries on July 9 and 10 in Jakarta, Trade Minister Gita...

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Kuwait Investment Authority will snatch a bunch of shares at IHH Healthcare's upcoming IPO in Malaysia and Singapore. Partly owned by Abraaj Capital of...

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In what was the world's second largest IPO after Facebook went public in May this year, Malaysian oil palm plantation operator Felda Global Ventures...

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Shares jumped throughout Asia on June 29 on the outcome of nightly talks between EU leaders, easing concerns over prolonged instability of the euro...

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Vietnam's economy showed signs of regained strength in the second quarter 2012, according to figures released by the government on June 29. GDP grew  by...

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Forbes recently came up with a new list: Asia's 200 best companies in 2011 with revenue below $1 billion, which also include Australian  companies....

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Qatar`s sovereign wealth funds is seeking a license under China's Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (QFII) programme to invest $5 billion in the country. The amount is far above the current cap of $1 billion.

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Next year's World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia will be held in Myanmar, Klaus Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of the WEF,...

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Maybank's Islamic banking arm is expanding rapidly and encourages investors to take a look at their expertise. Inside Investor talked to Muzaffar Bin Hisham, CEO of Maybank Islamic and Head Islamic Banking Group.

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Thailand's Sriracha Construction Plc (SCC), an engineering  contractor firm specialising in piping fabrication, mechanical equipment installation and structural steel construction, will start trading its...

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Over the past five years, Bangkok has welcomed 1.25 million square meters of new retail space, an increase of nearly 25 per cent, bringing the Thai capital much closer towards its goal of being a shoppers’ paradise.

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Fast-growing Asia-Pacific for the first time outnumbered North America in the number of dollar millionaires, according to the World Wealth Report 2012, released by...